nontraditional etymology

English word nontraditional comes from English traditional, English non-

Detailed word origin of nontraditional

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
traditional English (eng) Communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only. In lieu of the name of the composer of a piece of music, whose real name is lost in the mists of time.. Observant of tradition; attached to old customs; old-fashioned.. Of, relating to, or derived from tradition. A traditional person or thing.
non- English (eng) Used in the sense of not, to negate the meaning of the word to which it is prefixed.
nontraditional English (eng) Innovative; new; daring.. Not traditional; not related to tradition.

Words with the same origin as nontraditional

Descendants of traditional
trad trad bolted trad-pub tradigital
Descendants of non-
nonaccentual nonaggression nonalcoholic noncommittal nondenominational nondescript nondisclosure nonentity nonessential nonexistent nonfat nonfiction nonhuman noninvasive nonlethal nonnegotiable nonpayment nonprofit nonrefundable nonrhoticity nonspecific nonstarter nonthreatening nontoxic